Airbus News Stories

Air China Orders 20 Additional Airbus A350s

July 11, 2019

Air China has ordered 20 Airbus A350-900s in a deal valued at USD$6.54 billion at list prices.


LCC flyadeal Abandons 737 MAX, Switches to A320neo

July 8, 2019

Saudi Arabian low cost carrier flyadeal has switched its future fleet requirements from the Boeing 737 MAX to Airbus A320neos.


Airbus Rounds Out Orders At Quiet Paris Show

June 20, 2019

Airbus finished the Paris Air Show off with orders and commitments from JetBlue, Flynas and lessor Nordic Aviation Capital.


Airbus Adds To Paris Air Show Order Book

June 18, 2019

Airbus had a relatively strong day on Tuesday in what has been a subdued Paris Air Show so far.


Air Lease Signs 100 Aircraft Airbus Deal

June 17, 2019

US aircraft lessor Air Lease Corporation has signed a letter of intent to buy 100 Airbus aircraft, including A220s and the newly launched A321XLR.



Virgin Atlantic Orders 14 Airbus A330neos

June 17, 2019

Virgin Atlantic will add 14 Airbus A330neos to its fleet to replace its A330ceos, with deliveries to start in 2021.


Airbus Launches Longer Range A321XLR, Air Lease Orders 27

June 17, 2019

Airbus launched a longer range version of its A321neo at the Paris Air Show on Monday and announced an order from Air Lease Corporation for 27.


Airbus Delivers First A350 To Japan Airlines

June 13, 2019

Airbus has delivered its first ever aircraft to Japan Airlines, an A350-900 which will go into service on the Haneda-Fukuoka domestic route.


Airbus And SAS Partner On Hybrid/Electric Aircraft Research

May 22, 2019

Airbus and Scandinavian airline SAS have signed a preliminary agreement to collaborate on hybrid and electric aircraft eco-system research.


Airbus Increases A220 Take-Off Weight, Range

May 21, 2019

Airbus has increased the maximum take-off weight (MTOW) of the A220 family of aircraft, boosting its range.